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Question:

Read the\u00A0supporting details\u00A0then correct the sentence below. Sentence 6: Mardi Gras has been celebrated in New Orleans on a grand scale, with masked balls and colorful parades, sense French settlers arrived in the early 1700s. Which of the following changes should be made to correct sentence 6?

A Change \u201Csense\u201D to \u201Csince\u201D
Explaination

This sentence contains an error with a commonly misused word. The word \u201Csense\u201D is used to refer to your sight, hearing, taste, touch, and smell, or your intuition or acquired perception. The word \u201Csince\u201D is used to refer to the past, or from then until now. \u201CMardi Gras\u201D is singular; therefore, you should use the singular verb \u201Chas.\u201D The other answer options are not options that would make the sentence grammatically correct.